15th March 2023

Brazilian authorities continue large-scale initiative ‘Operation 404’ against infringing music services

March 15, 2023 – With the support of IFPI and Pro-Música Brasil, Brazilian law enforcement authorities have completed a substantial series of actions as part of the ongoing ‘Operation 404’, an initiative that tackles copyright and licencing infringing services on the internet. Operation 404 is one of the largest copyright infringement campaigns of its kind […]

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23rd February 2023

IFPI Chief Executive Frances Moore featured in Billboard Women In Music 2023

23rd February 2023 – Frances Moore, IFPI Chief Executive, has been included by Billboard in its 2023 Women In Music Top Executives list. The list recognises a range of high achieving women executives from every sector of the music industry. The Billboard panel highlighted Frances Moore’s leadership of IFPI as it “continues to expand its […]

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30th January 2023

IFPI appoints Adriana Restrepo as Latin America and Caribbean Regional Director

30th January 2023 – IFPI, the organisation that represents the recording industry worldwide, has appointed Adriana Restrepo to the role of Regional Director for Latin America and the Caribbean. From 1st February 2023, Adriana will lead IFPI’s work across the Latin American and Caribbean region to promote the value of recorded music, expand its commercial […]

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19th January 2023

Recording industry successful in first ever stream ripping blocking case in India

19th January 2023 – IFPI, the organisation that represents the recorded music industry worldwide, alongside IMI, representing music labels in India, have together coordinated the first successful blocking action targeting stream ripping sites in India. The ruling, which was published by the Delhi High Court today, requires ISPs in India to block access to 20 […]

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29th November 2022

The Official MENA Chart launches – Calm Down by Rema region’s first-ever #1

~ Brings definitive ranking to region; covers all major platforms across 13 MENA countries, utilising IFPI’s unique charts methodology ~ 29th November 2022 – IFPI, representing the recording industry worldwide, has today announced the track Calm Down by Nigerian artist Rema as the first ever MENA #1, following the launch of the Official MENA Chart. […]

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17th November 2022

IFPI releases Engaging with Music 2022 Report

Download full report here. Download highlights infographic here. 17th November 2022 – IFPI, representing the recording industry worldwide, today released Engaging with Music 2022, a global report on how people around the world enjoy and engage with music. Based on the responses of more than 44,000 people in 22 countries, the report is the largest […]

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